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Shiloh in Hardin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Anderson's Brigade

Ruggles’ Division - Bragg's Corps

 

—Army of the Mississippi —

 
Anderson's Brigade Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, July 24, 2010
1. Anderson's Brigade Tablet
Inscription.
C.S.
Anderson's (2d) Brigade,

20th La., 9th Tex.,1st Fla. Batt'n.,Conf. Gds. Resp. Batt'n., 17th La.
Ruggles' (1st) Div., Bragg's Corps,
Army of the Mississippi.
This brigade, with its regiments in order from left to right as above, came up with Cleburne's brigade at about 9 A.M. April 6, 1862 and joined that brigade in an attack upon the Union lines, and being assisted by brigades of Johnson and Russell carried the position at Shiloh Church at 10 A.M. The 20th La. and 9th Texas were to left of Pittsburg road, the other regiments on right of road.
 
Erected by Shiloh National Military Park Commission. (Marker Number 352.)
 
Location. 35° 7.809′ N, 88° 21.388′ W. Marker is in Shiloh, Tennessee, in Hardin County. Marker is on Corinth Road 0.1 miles north of Peabody Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shiloh TN 38376, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Johnson's Brigade (here, next to this marker); Cleburne's Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Tennessee Regiment (about 700 feet away, measured
View toward marker from Shiloh Church image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, July 24, 2010
2. View toward marker from Shiloh Church
Looking south along Pittsburg-Corinth road, mentioned on marker.
in a direct line); Polk's Tennessee Battery (about 700 feet away); Mississippi Monument (about 700 feet away); Russell's Brigade (about 800 feet away); Waterhouse's Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of 53rd Ohio Infantry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shiloh.
 
More about this marker. One of a group of three markers where Pittsburg-Corinth road crosses Shiloh Branch.
 
Also see . . .  Anderson's Brigade. Brigadier General Patton Anderson's Brigade at Shiloh. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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